Kimi no iru Machi, A Town Where You Live Episode 1 Review

Thank you thank you arigatou gozaimashita to whoever commented in the poll to suggest this anime. I’m really glad you brought it up because this first episode was really great. The opening and ending songs were especially meaningful, really tying the … Continue reading

Makai Ouji – Devils and Realist Episode 1 Review

Rating: 4/5 curiously excited clouds I want to rate it higher, yet it’s not as refreshing as I thought it would be… The first episode of Devils and Realist gives a very nice explanation of the general plotline and story. … Continue reading

Kamisama no Inai Nichiyoubi Episode 1 Review

This anime COMPLETELY BLEW ME AWAY! By far, one of the best opening episodes I’ve EVER seen. Pilot episodes are pretty tricky and within the span of twenty to thirty minutes, can determine the future of an anime or season. … Continue reading

Fate Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya Episode 1 Review

A really hilarious and nostalgic first episode, to say the least. It was everything I expected, and also, surprisingly more. The aesthetics of the promotional posters DO NOT do the art and animation justice. The anime and art direction have … Continue reading

Fantasista Doll Episode 1 Review

  Rating: 2/5 gloomyclouds  I downloaded and watched this episode because I glimpsed it in the new releases list and compared to the up and coming magic girl animes this season, Fantasista Doll just doesn’t make the cut. I found the … Continue reading

Free! Episode 1 Review

DAT HAIR FLIP! WHY YOU SO KAWAII NANASE-KUN? My inner fan-girl is totally squealing at the first episode of Free! The title references to the fact that the main protagonist Nanase Haruka only swims free-style as well his love for … Continue reading

Cloudy’s Anime Summer Samples 2013

Ah… summer… lying in your backyard, cool glass of lemonade, anime playing on laptop or manga in hand; what better way to spend the hot days lazying the hours away? Though it still gets pretty rainy around Toronto – and … Continue reading